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This report covers the construction and installation of a prototype 20 m 150 kW wind turbine. The main aims of the project are stated and its major innovative aspects are described including the orientation system, frame, housing, nose and aerodynamic brakes. A description is given of the tests made at the time of on-site reception along with detailed results of the first year of operation. The estimated time periods and budgets are compared with the actual values and the economic viability of the turbine is analysed together with its commercial prospects.

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Authors: MARTINEZ A, Ecotècnia SCCL, Barcelona (ES)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 14857 ES/EN (1994) 144 pp., FS, ECU 16.50
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ISBN: ISBN 92-826-6956-4
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